Artificial Intelligence

Baidu and Alibaba spearheading China’s AI charge, but chip curbs to hurt: Morningstar

Given the challenge of preventing hallucination in AI models, the AI industry is expected to be heavily regulated in China.
Six funds for sale in Singapore stuck with Country Garden's near-default issues: Morningstar - THE EDGE SINGAPORE


Six funds for sale in Singapore stuck with Country Garden's near-default issues: Morningstar

The China property sector remains out of favour for fund managers.

New appointments

Morningstar Sustainalytics makes key appointment in APAC

Sylviane Carot will be responsible for driving the firm’s ESG initiatives and business growth in the region.

Broker's Calls

Morningstar includes ST Engineering as a top pick among Asian industrial stocks

Morningstar sees ST Engineering’s earnings per share to grow at a 5-year CAGR of 12.3%


Funds selling in Singapore record net inflows of $1.5 bil in 1H2022: Morningstar

Equity funds still posted the highest net inflows of $563.45 million.

US stocks

Is there still value in US markets?

Morningstar sees value in large-cap US stocks with a wide economic moat.

Investing strategies

Phillip Capital launches Phillip SING Income ETF on SGX Mainboard

SINGAPORE (Oct 1): Phillip Capital Management today announced the expansion of its exchange traded funds with the launch of the Phillip SING Income EFT (SING INC) on the Singapore Exchange (SGX) Mainboard.

Investing strategies

Saxo Capital Markets launches SaxoSelect investment service in Asia

SINGAPORE (Nov 28): Saxo Capital Markets today announced the launch of its fully digital and automated investment service, SaxoSelect, in Asia. 
From Bloomberg

Aberdeen's 1,400% man in Asia on why his heart isn't in passive

(June 28): Hugh Young understands the appeal of passive investing -- it’s one of the faster-growing offerings at his firm, Aberdeen Asset Management Plc. But that doesn’t mean he likes it.

4 names to know as Mark Mobius steps back at Templeton Emerging Markets

SINGAPORE (March 23): Morningstar says that investors “should not be concerned” about upcoming portfolio manager appointments recently announced by Templeton Emerging Markets Group, the global emerging markets (EM) investment trust.